vessel / ostracon
Ostracon, fragment of the shoulder of a pale-red pottery vessel, the fabric is grey in section, the exterior is covered with a cream and buff-coloured slip and faint traces of a red-painted Coptic text.
- Excavated/Findspot: Wadi Sarga, ?
- (Africa,Egypt,Middle Egypt,Asyut,Wadi Sarga)
- Height: 118 millimetres (max)
- Width: 146 millimetres (max)
Inscription TransliterationFaint traces of a red-painted Coptic text.
Excavated 1913-1914 by Reginald Campbell Thompson on behalf of the Byzantine Research Fund.
Ancient Egypt & Sudan
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Object reference number: YCA63838
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